Morgan: end smacking
Posted: 23 Nov 2012 @ 01:10
THE Archbishop of Wales, Dr Barry Morgan, has called for allsmacking of children to be banned. Speaking at a vigil in Cardiffon Tuesday to mark Universal Children's Day, he said that thedefence of "reasonable punishment", which parents can use tojustify physical punishment, should be removed.
Dr Morgan said: "Jesus believed that children were not just anasset for the future, or a commitment to be undertaken for the sakeof society. They were of infinite value as children. They ...
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